American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

V40N2: General Oncology, Part II

Argiris A, Karamouzis MV, Raben D, et al. Head and neck cancer. Lancet. 2008;371(9625):1695-1709.

This article provides a useful, comprehensive review of the topic of head and neck cancer.

Coleman RL, Monk BJ, Sood AK, et al. Latest research and treatment of advanced-stage epithelial ovarian cancer. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2013;10(4):211-224.

Coleman and coauthors review management techniques that have potential for improving outcomes of patients with advanced ovarian cancer.

Horwich A, Nicol D, Huddart R. Testicular germ cell tumours. BMJ. 2013;347:f5526.

This article is a clear review of the basic biology, diagnosis, and management of testicular germ cell tumors.

Kaufman DS, Shipley WU, Feldman AS. Bladder cancer. Lancet. 2009;374(9685):239-249.

Kaufman and coauthors provide a detailed review of the diagnosis, staging, and management of bladder cancer.

Reck M, Heigener DF, Mok T, et al. Management of non-small-cell lung cancer: recent developments. Lancet. 2013;382(9893):709-719.

Non-small cell lung cancer is the most common type of lung cancer. Use of surgery and combined therapies are reviewed in this article.

van Meerbeeck JP, Fennell DA, De Ruysscher DK. Small-cell lung cancer. Lancet. 2011;378(9804):1741-1755.

Small cell lung cancer accounts for a small proportion of lung cancers and is frequently treated without operation. Management options are reviewed.